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March 2017

Reading: Danielle Lazarin and Phillip Lopate at Word Up

March 26 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Word Up Community Book Shop, 2113 Amsterdam Ave. (at 165 St.)
New York, NY United States

A reading of recent work from current and former Washington Heights residents and writers Danielle Lazarin and Phillip Lopate.
DANIELLE LAZARIN’S debut short story collection, BACK TALK, is forthcoming from Penguin Books in 2018. Her fiction has appeared in Colorado Review, Indiana Review, Glimmer Train, Boston Review, and elsewhere. PHILLIP LOPATE has written three personal essay collections; two novels, three poetry collections; and more works of criticism. Recent publications include

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Topsy Turvy Thursdays at Sugar Hill Children’s Museum

March 30 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Thursday, repeating until March 30, 2017

Sugar Hill Children’s Museum of Art & Storytelling, 898 St. Nicholas Avenue (@ 155th Street)
New York, NY 10032 United States

Join in the story making and build on tales that can only take the shape of a child’s imagination, with our very own Carletta Walker. Book worms can enjoy our weekly Story Hour program every Thursday & Friday!

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April 2017

Fort Washington Book Discussion Group, ‘Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology’ by Leah Remini

April 1 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Fort Washington Public Library, 535 West 179th Street (Between St. Nicholas & Audubon Ave.)
New York, NY 10033 United States

Come join to discuss Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology by Leah Remini Bold, brash, and bravely confessional, Troublemaker chronicles Leah Remini’s remarkable journey toward emotional and spiritual freedom, both for herself and for her family. This is a memoir designed to reveal the hard-won truths of a life lived honestly—from an author unafraid of the consequence.

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Words Out Loud Poetry Workshop, Word Up

April 1 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join Nicole Lanier Montez for an afternoon of poetry reading, poetic trivia and poetry workshop. Montez strongly believes poetry is the comforter of the soul and the poetry workshop is…

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April 10 @ 8:00 am - April 14 @ 3:00 pm

Day-long camp during school recess, recommended for children ages 3 – 8. Inspired by our guiding question: “What does it mean to be a Global Citizen?” and in celebration of National Poetry Month, children will be exploring the…

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Zoo Dreams Reading & Book Signing at Sister’s Uptown Bookstore

April 11 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Sister’s Uptown Bookstore & Cultural Center, 1942 Amsterdam Ave. (Corner of 156th. Street)
New York, NY 10032 United States

Reading & book signing for children’s poetry book. Poetry read by author and contributing poets; children are invited to read out loud. Free gift with purchase of “Zoo Dreams” book.

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